LIDS Smart Urban Infrastructures Workshop

Thursday, May 11, 2017 to Friday, May 12, 2017

Event Calendar Category

Other LIDS Events

Speaker Name

Edoardo Airoldi, Saurabh Amin, João Barros, Eilyan Bitar, David Block-Schachter, Nick Chamandy, Munther Dahleh, Mérouane Debbah, Frank H. P. Fitzek, Dominie Garcia, Sonja Glavaski, Mark Gorenberg, Dongning Guo, Jonathan P. How, Marija Ilic, and more.


Laboratory for Information & Decision Systems

Building and Room number

MIT Media Lab (E14-648)


The LIDS Smart Urban Infrastructures Workshop is a two-day event showcasing current work and emerging research opportunities at the intersection of smart services and urban infrastructure systems.

It will feature top researchers from academia, industry, and government in a series of keynote talks and panel discussions. Topics include:

  • Smart Grid and Energy Services
  • Smart Cities and Communities
  • Security and Privacy in Smart Services
  • Transportation Services and Platforms
  • Autonomous Transportation
  • Communications and the Internet of Things in Smart Cities

The workshop’s emphasis will be on the technical complexities and diversity of ideas in this space. Its aim is to provide a broad overview of key issues while exploring new, multidisciplinary approaches to emerging challenges and opportunities.

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